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And in February last year firefighters from Wallsend were pelted with bricks and bottles by teenagers who lured them to the Bowness Avenue area of town by lighting rubbish fires.
Two hours later, firefighters returned to tackle another deliberate fire and were pelted with stones and bottles
New Delhi: Around 200 workers pelted stones at a factory in Sector 5 breaking windows and damaged vehicles on the second day of the 48-hour nationwide strike, even as authorities imposed prohibitory order in the district.
Angry students used sticks and pelted stones injuring several police personnel including Station House Office (SHO) Mudassar Shah.
It was also reported that some miscreants pelted stones on IRP personnel stationed at old police post Humhama last night.
Drivers of five cars and passengers on a Yorkshire Traction bus all escaped injury after the vehicles were pelted with stones last night.
Later they pelted the machine with stones, fortunately no-one was hurt but the machine was damaged.
In Romsey Avenue, Weddington, one homeowner chased a group of teenage boys after they pelted her home with eggs.
At Sheikhpora area of Budgam district, some miscreants pelted stones upon the police party in which constable Abdul Qayoom sustained head injuries and Constable Gulzar Ahmad sustained injuries on his forehead.
The incident occurred when a big mob of miscreants pelted stones on security forces who were on patrolling duty at Seloo Sopore.
However, when a police party reached the spot some miscreants assembled there pelted stones on the police team," an official release stated.
Some youths pelted stones at vehicles in Batmaloo, Maisuma and Natipora and several other areas of old Srinagar city.